Henry Kreis

Henry Kreis (1899–1963) was an American sculptor.[1]

Henry Kreis
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Died1963 (aged 63–64)
EducationState School of Applied Arts in Munich
Known forsculpture


He studied at the State School of Applied Arts in Munich.[2] In 1947, he created the Wise virgins and Foolish virgins medal for the Society of Medalists.

In 1935 Kreis designed the Connecticut Tercentenary half dollar and in 1936 the Bridgeport, Connecticut, Centennial half dollar.


  1. ^ "Indian Summer". The Met. Retrieved March 9, 2018.
  2. ^ "Artist Page". medallicartcollector.com. Retrieved April 27, 2018.

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